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Number of Australians living with or beyond cancer to surge 72% by 2040: 1 in 18 Australians will have a personal history of cancer
01 February 2018The number of Australians living with or beyond cancer is expected to increase by a staggering 72% in the next 22 years Cancer Council has revealed today (1 February), in a report released ahead of World Cancer Day (4 February).
Jakes mission for his sister
15 January 2018Jake Jordans took part in his first Ride for a reason in 2011 in memory of his sister, Dani who tragically passed away from a rare form of brain cancer in 2005.
Fun run with a cheeky difference, makes a difference!
15 January 2018A record number 1,607 people stripped off and ran around Adelaide’s East End today for the 2018 People’s Choice Undies Run for Bowel Cancer before the People’s Choice Classic opening race of the Santos Tour Down Under.
Berri Bike Boys Ride for Kevin
14 January 2018The Berri Bike Boys have taken part in Ride for a reason for the past seven years, raising over $50,000 for Cancer Council SA. In 2018, the event will take on a new meaning as the team rides for one of their own.
Funding cancer research in South Australia has been highlighted as a key election priority for Cancer Council SA heading into the 2018 State Election.
Rob rides to support his community
11 January 2018Streaky Bay resident Rob Skelton hasn’t been on a bike in over 25 years. Despite that, in 2018, he will take on the ultimate challenge by participating in Ride for a reason while also raising mush needed funds for Cancer Council SA.
Kevin’s Personal Reason to Ride
11 January 2018Ride for a reason participant Kevin Osmond knows firsthand the impact a cancer diagnosis can have on his life. In 2018, he will be riding for all those regional South Australians like himself who have lived through, and survived, a cancer diagnosis.
Running for Rachel
10 January 2018Nicole Rowe’s sister Rachel thought for years that her stomach pains and cramps were due to irritable bowel syndrome. It wasn’t until her symptoms got worse and she demanded answers that Rachel found out the devastating news—she was living with Stage 4 bowel cancer
Paul pulls on his undies to raise bowel cancer awareness
09 January 2018Paul Bennett was just 39 years of age when he was told that he had Stage 2 bowel cancer. Young and healthy, with no history of bowel cancer in the family, the diagnosis came as a complete shock.
Jess dons undies for Dad
08 January 2018In 2012, when she was just 18 years old, Jess Sarti’s life changed forever when she found out her dad had been diagnosed with bowel cancer.